Embryo/ Egg/ Sperm Freezing
Depending on your situation, your current health challenges, your age, and the quality of your cells and your partner’s cells, you may need to preserve cells for the future. Sperm Freezing preserves your partner’s sperm for a later timeframe. Egg Freezing, harvesting and saving your eggs for the future. Or Embryo Freezing, when a fertilised egg is stored to be thawed at a later stage and transferred into the uterus.
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Genetic Diseases and Family Planning
Read about Genetic Diseases could be impacting your ability to conceive and your treatment options.
Not Falling Pregnant
Read about why you might be having difficulty conceiving.
What are the preservation/freezing options?
Sperm freezing might be used in a situation, when you’re not available on the day of your partner’s IVF treatment. Or in case your sperm counts are affected by other treatments or your personal condition.
Fertility drugs are used for ovulation induction, your eggs are retrieved (harvested from your ovaries) and then they are frozen unfertilised, for preservation purposes.
Embryo Freezing means that your eggs are being harvested, fertilised with your partner’s or a donor’s sperm, and then preserved at extremely low temperatures.